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Arcadia Class Makes Headlines in Sierra Leone

Arcadia Class Makes Headlines in Sierra Leone

By CHRISTOPHER SARACHILLI ’14 In late spring, the Ministry of Youth Affairs in Sierra Leone hosted Arcadia University students in Freetown, the nation’s capital, garnering notice in local newspapers such […]

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0 commentsJuly 11, 2014 at 10:50 amIn the News Study Abroad

Lecture and Discussion on the Lampedusa Boat Tragedy, Nov. 14

On Oct. 3, 2013, a boat carrying 500 migrants mainly from Eritrea and Somalia and via Misrata (Libya) caught fire and capsized off the coast of Italy near the Island […]

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0 commentsOctober 31, 2013 at 6:46 pmEvents

Arcadia Works with Heifer International to Connect Theory and Practice in Sierra Leone

Arcadia Works with Heifer International to Connect Theory and Practice in Sierra Leone

In June, four faculty members from the International Peace and Conflict Resolution program sought to build upon Arcadia’s relationship with the global nonprofit organization Heifer International and their efforts in […]

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0 commentsAugust 8, 2013 at 12:36 pmCampus News

Riggan Contributes Piece to Discussion on ‘Critical Methodologies’

Riggan Contributes Piece to Discussion on ‘Critical Methodologies’

Dr. Jennifer Riggan, Assistant Professor of International Studies, published a piece on The Disorder of Things, a “group blog devoted to the critical inquiry of global politics, but with a […]

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0 commentsApril 2, 2013 at 4:04 pmScholarly & Creative

Returned Peace Corps Volunteers Speak About Their Service

Returned Peace Corps Volunteers Speak About Their Service

By JEN RETTER ’16 Photography PEDRO LEAL ’13 On Feb. 22, former Peace Corps volunteers gathered in Landman Library to discuss their three months of training and two years of service […]

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0 commentsMarch 6, 2013 at 3:29 pmCampus News

Heifer International: Arcadia Delegates Travel to Sierra Leone to Discuss Future Programs

Heifer International recently featured a story on Arcadia University delegates who visited Heifer Sierra Leone to build upon a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) signed in 2009 to provide post-graduate internship opportunities […]

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0 commentsOctober 17, 2012 at 4:34 pmFaculty in the News In the News

Historical and Political Studies Faculty: What’s Next for Cuba?

Historical and Political Studies Faculty: What’s Next for Cuba?

Drs. Warren Haffar, Christopher Brown, and Jennifer Riggan of the Department of Historical and Political Studies traveled to Cuba in June for Arcadia University’s inaugural Global Faculty Development Workshop. They spent six […]

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0 commentsAugust 7, 2012 at 3:36 pmCampus News

NAEd/Spencer Fellow Riggan Finds Two Lifelong Loves in Eritrea

NAEd/Spencer Fellow Riggan Finds Two Lifelong Loves in Eritrea

Jennifer Riggan, Assistant Professor of International Studies in the Department of Historical and Political Studies, was awarded a Spencer Postdoctoral Fellowship by the National Academy of Education in May, a […]

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Riggan Named 2012 Spencer Postdoctoral Fellow by the National Academy of Education

Dr. Jennifer Riggan, Assistant Professor and Director of International Studies, has been selected as a 2012 Spencer Postdoctoral Fellow by the National Academy of Education. The Fellowship encourages outstanding researchers […]

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0 commentsMay 3, 2012 at 12:41 pmScholarly & Creative

Riggan Publishes Article on the Transformative Experience of Short Term Study Abroad

Dr. Jennifer Riggan, Assistant Professor and Director of International Studies, is the lead author of  “Meta-travel: A critical inquiry into a China study tour,” a paper recently published in Frontiers: […]

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